Helene Westbye is a Norwegian shoe designer who launched her eponymous line in 2010. Westbye’s crisp silhouettes and innovative designs quickly became crowd-pleasers in her home country of Norway. In 2013, Westbye’s designs made their stateside debut on the runway of Nina Skarra’s Fall/Winter 2013 show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. She went to the French fashion school Le`cole Esmo, which is bade in Oslo and after that she moved to Italy, working with accessories for Italian fashion houses. During her years in Italy she found a passion for designing shoes.